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Holiday Sewing: Learn to Sew for Kids - Part 2

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For children aged 10 years and over. 

Make a really handy tote bag. Nice and deep for all your books and devices.  Featuring 3 fun fabrics chosen by you. 

We'll teach just what you need to know to walk out with a finished bag at the end of the day. We know that achieving results is an important part of keeping young sewing enthusiasts motivated to continue.

This class is only offered during the School holidays. Our school holiday program is hosted by our super talented, super nice and super fun instructors. 

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What you will learn
  • How to sew a bag with straps, feature fabric and a lining
  • Tracing and cutting out patterns
What you will get
  • Our experienced and lovely teachers will take you through everything from the very beginning.
  • A handmade tote bag
Parking Info
  • Level 1, 329 Brunswick St, Fitzroy. Look for the red door.
  • Most Brunswick St parking is ticketed & max' 2hrs. However, longer time parking is available in the paid Coles Car Park.
  • Public Transport is the ideal way to get here - jump on the 11 tram & get off at Johnston St.

What to bring
  • 30cm of mid-weight fusible interfacing
  • 1 x spool of sewing machine thread
  • Snacks, lunch and a bottle of water
  • Fabric A - .5 metres of woven cotton for the top fabric feature
  • Fabric B - .8 metres woven cotton - the main fabric of your bag
  • Fabric C -.5 metre of woven cotton for the lining of your bag
What to wear

Comfy clothes and proper shoes (no thongs).

Appropriate for

Children aged 10 years and over who have completed our Holiday Sewing: Learn to Sew for Kids Part 1

Suggested fabrics

Woven cotton: Quilting/crafting cotton. Knit, silky and shear fabrics are not suitable.


Thread Den

Vendor since 2013

Learn to sew and make your own clothes.

Located on Melbourne's vibrant Brunswick Street, in Fitzroy. At Thread Den you can start at the very beginning, take your skills to the next level, and find your own unique style.

At Thread Den it's just like a friend (a super nice clever one) teaching you and a few friends to sew. There is no need to clear off a space and find somewhere to work at home. When you come in; take advantage of having all the equipment on hand, lovely big cutting tables, smooth running Janomes with plenty of feet accessories, inspiring resources, and friendly people to chat to. Everything is right here. 

Students simply need to bring along their fabric, matching thread and notions like buttons, zips, etc.  Your teachers have years of experience, their own labels and businesses, and the desire to share their skills and craftsmanship with you.

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Cancellation & Refund Policy

Cancellations or Request for Change:

  1. Participants may request a transfer to their booking without penalty up until seven (7) days prior to the course or workshop start date.
  2. Participants cancelling their booking up until seven (7) days prior to the course or workshop start date will receive a refund less a $10 administration fee.
  3. Requests to change received less than 7 days before an event will incur a 30% administration fee (including GST).
  4. Requests to cancel received less than 7 days before an event will receive a partial refund – incurring a 30% administration fee (including GST).
  5. Cancellation or requests to transfer received the day before, the day of, or after a course start will not be eligible for a refund, are not eligible for transfer, and are not eligible for credit towards another course.
  6. Bookings (without date changes) are fully transferrable to another person without incurring any penalty.

Notice periods above are based on your original booking date, if a transfer has been made, the notice periods do not reset.

Any refunds are made to the original method of payment.

Last updated 22nd May 2019.

This policy is available for viewing on our website - https://threadden.com/about/bookings-and-cancellations-policy/ 

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Terms & Conditions

We require full payment to be made at the time of booking to secure your place. Payment can be made conveniently online with credit card, or at the studio in cash, EFT or credit card.

Unfortunately, we can’t tentatively hold or pencil in places without payment.

The full terms and conditions are available on our website - https://threadden.com/about/bookings-and-cancellations-policy/

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02 October 2019 • Holiday Sewing: Learn to Sew for Kids - Part 2

Enjoyed making my bag. Comfortable group size, relaxed and focused teaching. Second class I’ve done and I’ll be back for more ! Love my bag ! Thanks


13 July 2019 • Holiday Sewing: Learn to Sew for Kids - Part 2

What a lovely class with a caring and supported teacher Jen! Thank you!! The girls learned so much.


22 April 2019 • Holiday Sewing: Learn to Sew for Kids - Part 2

My daughter throughly enjoyed learning to sew part 2. We were all blown away by the bag that she made. She said her teacher, Jen, was so patient.

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